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A to Z Risk Factors and Interventions (2 activity ideas)

2 a). A to Z Risk Factors

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Developed by Saskatoon Health Region. Falls occurs because of complex interacting risk factors that cause inability to recover balance. Create an A to Z wall display. Each day will be a new letter of the alphabet for you to explore with your team, identify risk factors for falls and place them on the display for all to see. You can add to it and discuss them at your wall. This can also be done as a group activity with older adults in various settings such as LTC.

Cost: Printing costs may be associated with printing the wall display

Timeline: Can be done daily for 26 days, or all at once can take up to one hour to complete. 

* NEW * 2 b). A to Z Interventions

Developed by Saskatoon Health Region. This activity builds on 2 a). A to Z Risk Factors- now it's time to think about the INTERVENTIONS to address these risks! Use the A to Z wall display and each day add a new letter of the alphabet for you to explore with your team, identify interventions and place them on display. You can add to it and discuss them at your wall. This can also be done as a group activity with older adults in various settings such as LTC.

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